Vacancies

“I have sometimes told people … that Playcentre is responsible for my glorious career”- Dame Catherine Tizzard, NZ’s first woman Governor-General

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Hunterville Playcentre Facilitator

Manawatu-Wanganui

Are your passionate about Early Childhood Education? Could you support parents with the running of sessions and offer individual support and assistance as required?

Centre Administrator

Taranaki

This role is to support 1 centre – Hawera in Taranaki with their administrative tasks, to ensure compliance with relevant policies and procedures or legislation.

Closing date: First in first considered

Session Support Worker

Wellington

Newlands Playcentre is looking for a motivated person who is enthusiastic, fun loving and creative to join their parent-led team on Tuesday and Wednesday Term 2.

Closing date: 12 April 2019

Session Support Worker

Wellington

Lower Hutt Playcentre is looking for a motivated person who is enthusiastic, fun loving and creative to join their parent-led team on a Tuesday for Term 2.

Closing date: Open

Session Facilitator

Canterbury

We are a growing centre in Canterbury with 5 sessions per week. We need someone who can role model good Playcentre philosophy working with families who are new to Playcentre.

Closing date: Monday 29 April 2019

Session Facilitator

Canterbury

We are looking for a Session Facilitator for St Albans Playcentre, Canterbury.

Closing date: Tuesday 9 April 2019

Centre Support Worker

Wellington

This role is to empower and support centre members with curriculum, education, role modelling, teamwork, philosophy and ongoing evaluation. The role will provide consistency and knowledge of Playcentre philosophy to Centres in Miramar and Hataitai.

Closing date: Open (first in first considered)

Session Support -Temporary Part Time Position

Wellington

Island Bay Playcentre in Wellington is looking for a motivated person who is enthusiastic, fun loving and creative to join their parent-led team on Tuesday and Wednesday for Term 2 and 3.

Closing date: 5pm Tuesday 9th April 2019

Centre Administrator – Maternity Leave

Otago

This role is to support four centres in Dunedin (Coastal and North Otago (Blueskin, Palmerston, Waikouaiti, Warrington) with their administrative tasks, to ensure compliance with relevant policies and procedures or legislation. Also, in general, allow centres to focus on working with children and their caregivers by ensuring administration completed.

Closing date: 14th April 2019

Centre Administrator

Southland

This role is to support 3 centres – Lumsden, Nightcaps, Tuatapere – with their administrative tasks, to ensure compliance with relevant policies and procedures or legislation. Also, in general, allow centres to focus on working with children and their caregivers by ensuring administration completed.

Closing date: 14th April 2019

Session Facilitator

Otago

We are looking for a Playcentre Course 4 or Early Childhood qualified person who is self-motivated and fun loving to join our team at Omakau Playcentre, Central Otago. Our centre focuses on working alongside our tamariki and whanau to become community-minded people who are rich in life skills.

Closing date: 14th April 2019

Session Facilitator

Southland

We are looking for a Playcentre Course 4 or Early Childhood qualified person who is self-motivated and fun loving to join our team at Lumsden Playcentre in Southland 3 morning sessions a week.

Closing date: 14th April 2019

Session Facilitator

Southland

We are looking for a motivated person who is enthusiastic, fun loving and creative to join our parent-led team at Roslyn Bush Playcentre in Invercargill. The ideal candidate would have a great sense of humour, be reliable and flexible, and be committed to providing the best possible care and education of our tamariki.

Closing date:  14th April 2019 

Centre Support Worker

Bay of Plenty

This role is to empower and support centre members with curriculum, education, role modelling, teamwork, philosophy and ongoing evaluation. The role will provide consistency and knowledge of Playcentre philosophy to Centres in Whakatane.

Closing date: Open (first in first considered)

Centre Support Worker

Gisborne

This role is to empower and support centre members with curriculum, education, role modelling, teamwork, philosophy and ongoing evaluation. The role will provide consistency and knowledge of Playcentre philosophy to Centres in Nuhaka and Wairoa.

Closing date: Open (first in first considered)

Session Facilitator

Gisborne

Permanent Position starting on 22nd July 2019. Course 4 or ECE equivalent required.

Closing date: Friday 19th April at 4:30pm.

Centre Support Worker

Waikato

This role is to empower and support centre members with curriculum, education, role modelling, teamwork, philosophy and ongoing evaluation. The role will provide consistency and knowledge of Playcentre philosophy to Centres in Hamilton, King Country, Tairua and Whitianga.

Closing date:  Open (first in first considered)

SPACE Facilitator

Waikato

The Central North Region is searching for fabulous people to train and work as Space facilitators. As a Space Facilitator you and your Co-Facilitator will help parents and their babies connect with other new parents, while exploring parenting, children’s development and play.

Closing date: Open

Session Facilitator

Otago

We are looking for a Playcentre Course 3, 4 or Early Childhood qualified person who is self-motivated and fun loving to join our team. We offer a warm family sense of community, rural setting and supportive parents/team.

Closing date: Open

SPACE Facilitator

Otago

The Southern Region is searching for fabulous people to train and work as Space facilitators. As a Space Facilitator you and your Co-Facilitator will help parents and their babies connect with other new parents, while exploring parenting, children’s development and play.

Closing date: Open

Regional Manager

Northland

Playcentre Aotearoa is an organisation that is committed to their mission of Whānau Tupu Ngātahi – Families growing together. We are currently recruiting for great Playcentre leaders to take on the role of Regional Manager for the Northern North Island region.

Closing date: Open

Session Facilitator

Otago

We are looking for a Playcentre Course 4 or Early Childhood qualified person who is self-motivated and fun loving to join our team. Our centre is focused on working alongside our tamariki and whanau to become community-minded people who are rich in life skills.

Closing date: Open

Session Facilitator

Southland

Roslyn Bush Playcentre is a rural centre located 15 minutes out of Invercargill. We are an inclusive early childhood education organisation providing for children from birth to school age. We are committed to following and extending the interests of our tamariki in a fun and supportive environment.

Closing date: Open

Are you thinking that one day you will return to full-on paid work? Do you shudder to think that you’ve gone rusty, lost your edge, lack any workplace skills and that employers will think you’re ‘Just a Mum/Dad’?

Playcentre offers us a wealth of ways to help us bridge this transition. We can increase/ maintain our employability by gaining/ maintaining skills from being on team, holding a specific role and undertaking adult education.